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MLA Withdraws from TRT April 2019 Agreement Due to “serious data flaws”

New analysis raises doubt on the effectiveness of a right whale protection agreement established in April On August 30, the Maine Lobstermen’s Association (MLA) sent a letter to Chris Oliver, head of NOAA Fisheries, withdrawing support for the April 2019 Take Reduction Team (TRT) agreement due to serious flaws in the data presented to the… Read more »